Construction Observer (St. Paul, MN)
Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc.
 Saint Paul, MN

Our St. Paul, MN office is looking for a Construction Observer to assist with ongoing construction projects. The Construction Observer will work with a team to provide construction oversight on various projects throughout the Twin Cities area.

Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Providing daily oversight of the construction to determine compliance with approved plans, specifications and codes
  • Coordinating the Kimley-Horn construction support team; Coordinating in the field with clients/owners, consultants, contractors, designers and regulatory agencies
  • Recording pay quantities
  • Preparing daily reports
  • Reviewing the Contractor's schedule
  • Labor compliance; Coordinating 3rd-party special material testing inspections
  • Reviewing and providing input on potential change order issues
  • Maintaining project records
  • Managing project photographic records
  • Attending Pre-Construction and regular onsite construction meetings
  • Monitoring project close-out procedures and issue punch lists as necessary.


  • High School diploma or equivalent education
  • Previous construction experience
  • Valid Drivers License

Applicants must be legally authorized to work for Kimley-Horn in the U.S. without employer sponsorship. We do not typically sponsor H1-B or any other work visa petitions.